Posts in category "Nashville Predators"

Predators want to "Keep the Red Out" vs Blackhawks

Predators want to "Keep the Red Out" vs Blackhawks
For the last few seasons, Blackhawk fans (myself included) have made a holiday of taking a road trip to Nashville to see the Blackhawks take on the Predators.  Well, it looks like the Predators’ organization and fans have grown tired of the sea of red in the stands at Bridgestone Arena. According to the Predators... Read more »

Red Light District Mailbag - Summer Edition

Red Light District Mailbag - Summer Edition
It’s that time of year again.  Yep…late July, where nothing is happening on Planet Blackhawk.  That means that blog ideas are few and far between.  With that in mind, I asked my Twitter followers to send in some questions.  Here they are, in all their uncensored glory. Paul Z : “How tight is the leash... Read more »

Parise, Suter choose Minnesota - Bowman on to Plan B

Parise, Suter choose Minnesota - Bowman on to Plan B
Wednesday morning, the two biggest free agent prizes in the NHL brought their talents to to Twin Cities.  Forward Zach Parise and defenseman Ryan Suter both signed identical 13 year, $98 million deals with the Minnesota Wild. The Blackhawks made offers to both players, and according to ESPN’s Pierre Lebrun, were “close” on Parise. So... Read more »
Advertisement:

Blackhawks Free Agency Shopping List

Blackhawks Free Agency Shopping List
Truth be told, I’ve been trying to write this blog for some time.  The opening of free agency in the NHL is Christmas in July for me.  I get extremely excited, and spend all of July 1st online, watching NHL Network, or on Twitter. So why the delay?  Easy.  The impending trade of Niklas Hjalmarsson... Read more »

NHL, Shanahan drop the ball on Weber discipline

Thumbnail image for 'NHL, Shanahan drop the ball on Weber discipline '
Wednesday night, as the clock winded down on an exciting and physical Game 1 of the Detroit Red Wings / Nashville Predators series, Shea Weber lost his mind a little bit.  The Predators’ captain, who is one of the most respected players in the league, delivered one of the most blatant and intentional head shots... Read more »

Bowman had chances to improve Blackhawks

Bowman had chances to improve Blackhawks
As the hours, then the minutes before the NHL Trade Deadline ticked away, Hawks fans everywhere were getting more and more uneasy. “Would General Manager Stan Bowman make a move?” “The Hawks have so many holes…they need at least a defenseman and a center.” Well, with about an hour to go in the deadline, reports... Read more »
Advertisement:

Nashville among top road cities in NHL

Nashville among top road cities in NHL
A few years ago, I wrote about a really ignorant and off base blog.  Imagine that, right.  I was younger, dumber, and more ignorant-er back then. I’ve been looking forward to taking this trip for a long time, and I’m glad I finally did. Friday morning, I flew out of Chicago ahead of the snow... Read more »

Corey Crawford to get second consecutive start tonight

In a bit of a surprise move, Blackhawk’s Head Coach Joel Quenneville has decided to go back to Corey Crawford in tonight’s game vs the Nashville Predators.  After allowing 2 goals in the opening minutes of Monday night’s game in Buffalo, Crawford settled down, and helped the Blackhawks capture their first win of the season.   ... Read more »

Flyers won't be pushovers for Hawks

First off…let me apologize for my absence the last few days.  Early Saturday morning, after 23 hours of labor (with a Hawks radio broadcast in the background of course), my beautiful daughter Adelyn Grace was born.  Needless to say, hockey has taken a back seat for a few days, but we’re back, and jacked to... Read more »
Advertisement:

Brouwer's playoff struggles land him on bench for Game 3

UPDATE : Various media outlets are reporting that Brouwer WILL SIT for game 3 in Vancouver tonight.  Look for Dustin Byfuglien to skate on the top line with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane.  Jordan Hendry will take Buff’s spot on the blue line.  This is an opinion I hate to have.  Troy Brouwer was one... Read more »